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Goodwood South Ward

Household type

In Goodwood South Ward, 30% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 27% in the City of Unley.

Goodwood South Ward's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.

To continue building the story, Goodwood South Ward's Household Summary should be viewed in conjunction with Households with Children, Households without Children, Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

‘What is the person’s relationship (to each other person in the household)?’

Households

Household type
Goodwood South Ward20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children72730.127.166127.526.2+66
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children53122.024.053622.323.2-6
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families1867.77.51938.07.7-6
Other families
341.41.3391.61.6-4
map this data in atlas.idGroup household1405.85.91235.16.2+17
map this data in atlas.idLone person71329.630.479633.231.5-83
Other not classifiable household
592.42.7361.52.4+23
Visitor only households
210.91.1180.71.2+4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Household type, 2011
Household type, 2011 Lone person, City of Unley: 30.4% Group household, City of Unley: 5.9% Other families, City of Unley: 1.3% One parent families, City of Unley: 7.5% Couples without children, City of Unley: 24.0% Couples with children, City of Unley: 27.1% Lone person, Goodwood South Ward: 29.6% Group household, Goodwood South Ward: 5.8% Other families, Goodwood South Ward: 1.4% One parent families, Goodwood South Ward: 7.7% Couples without children, Goodwood South Ward: 22.0% Couples with children, Goodwood South Ward: 30.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011 Lone person, Goodwood South Ward: -83 Group household, Goodwood South Ward: +17 Other families, Goodwood South Ward: -4 One parent families, Goodwood South Ward: -6 Couples without children, Goodwood South Ward: -6 Couples with children, Goodwood South Ward: +66
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the household/family types in Goodwood South Ward in 2011 compared to the City of Unley shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a similar proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 30.1% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 7.7% were one-parent families, compared with 27.1% and 7.5% respectively for the City of Unley.

There were a lower proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 29.6% compared to 30.4% in the City of Unley while the proportion of couples without children was 22.0% compared to 24.0% in the City of Unley.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Goodwood South Ward increased by 11 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in family/household types in Goodwood South Ward between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Lone person (-83 households)
  • Couples with children (+66 households)